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Students enjoy a welcoming, festival-filled Skills Weekend in Fairview

It was the beginning of the end for about 40 nursing and medicine students visiting Fairview, Alberta last August. That is the beginning of Fairview’s…

It was the beginning of the end for about 40 nursing and medicine students visiting Fairview, Alberta last August. That is the beginning of Fairview’s exciting festival celebrating the end of summer, appropriately named Summer’s End Festival, and the best…

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  • David Kay: Four essential steps to effective recruitment – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    David Kay: Four essential steps to effective recruitment – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    At RPAP | Health Workforce for Alberta, we are often asked about the steps to effective recruitment. Simply, there are four essential...

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  • Today is the deadline to apply for med school tuition support             – 28th November 2014

    Today is the deadline to apply for med school tuition support – 28th November 2014

    Rural medical students enrolled in Alberta’s Faculties of Medicine (University of Alberta & University of Calgary) have until 4:30 p.m. today to...

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  • #ThrowbackThursday: 2013 RPAP Skills Weekend was an accident waiting to happen – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    #ThrowbackThursday: 2013 RPAP Skills Weekend was an accident waiting to happen – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    For over a decade, RPAP Medical Skills events have been exposing Alberta medical students to rural communities, allowin them to get a...

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  • Rural healthcare news at your fingertips: Subscribe to the RPAP Review             – 26th November 2014

    Rural healthcare news at your fingertips: Subscribe to the RPAP Review – 26th November 2014

    RPAP Review delivers news and information about the rural Alberta healthcare scene directly to your inbox. Each month, learn about the efforts...

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  • Three Hills hosts unique opportunity for rural practitioners to build ER skills             – 24th November 2014

    Three Hills hosts unique opportunity for rural practitioners to build ER skills – 24th November 2014

    (Hover over image to activate gallery options) Rural healthcare professionals from the Three Hills area recently received a unique opportunity to hone...

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  • Coming to Rural Alberta from South Africa: Dr. Paul Jordaan             – 21st November 2014

    Coming to Rural Alberta from South Africa: Dr. Paul Jordaan – 21st November 2014

    Nearing the end of his first year in High Level, Dr. Paul Jordaan continues to enjoy the experience of practising medicine in...

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  • Video: Rural Alberta leaders talk physician appreciation             – 19th November 2014

    Video: Rural Alberta leaders talk physician appreciation – 19th November 2014

    Physicians play a pivotal role in sustaining Alberta’s healthy and vibrant rural communities. While the attraction and recruitment of physicians receives most...

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  • New RPAP Study reveals that rural residency route puts resources in the right places – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    New RPAP Study reveals that rural residency route puts resources in the right places – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Physicians who follow a rural residency route are more likely to locate and stay in rural Alberta. These are the findings of...

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  • RPAP is exploring the relationship between rural residency and rural practice             – 14th November 2014

    RPAP is exploring the relationship between rural residency and rural practice – 14th November 2014

    Established in 2001, the Alberta Rural Family Medicine Network (ARFMN) – a unique collaborative venture of RPAP | Health Workforce for Alberta,...

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  • Rural medical students: What we know             – 13th November 2014

    Rural medical students: What we know – 13th November 2014

    We recently received the following question from a Twitter follower related to our Landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta infographic series: “…...

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  • RPAP Review Special Edition: The landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta             – 10th November 2014

    RPAP Review Special Edition: The landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta – 10th November 2014

    If you are an RPAP Review subscriber, check your inbox for a special edition eNewsletter, containing a web-exclusive infographic illustrating the key...

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  • RhPAP News Plus  : The landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta: IMGs  – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    RhPAP News Plus : The landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta: IMGs – The Alberta Rural Physician Action Plan

    Download the PDF  Learn more about the landscape of healthcare in rural Alberta. Visit www.rpap.ab.ca/Landscape2014 For more information about our research, please...

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